Future students

Find your edge in UVic's Religious Studies Program.

Why study Religion, Culture and Society at UVic?

Curious about contemporary religions? Interested in learning about mysticism? Want to understand the relationship between religion and the environment, society or sexuality?

Our program introduces you to the major world religions, spirituality, and contemporary religious issues, providing ways of understanding religion and the major role it has in many of the societal issues we face today.

Find our what UVic's Religion, Culture and Society Program has to offer:


Religious statues

We offer major, general and minor programs leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts. You can also combine our major with a major in another department, or with a major in another faculty.

Our programs


Religious artifacts

Not a major but interested in taking a religious studies course? Our courses complement any program—they provide cultural context and perspectives that can be powerful tools for critical analysis and inquiry.

Our courses